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 (bîrdz′lē), Aubrey Vincent 1872-1898.
British illustrator whose black and white, often erotic drawings were both highly individual and typical of the art nouveau style.


(Biography) Aubrey (Vincent). 1872–98, English illustrator: noted for his stylized black-and-white illustrations, esp those for Oscar Wilde's Salome and Pope's Rape of the Lock


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Aubrey Vincent, 1872–98, English illustrator.
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